Can Cortana Remind Me Of Important Tasks?
- May 14, 2019
- Posted by: Craig Chamberlin
- Category: Microsoft Windows
Can Cortana remind me of important tasks? Many of us live extremely busy lives. For example, I currently have over 300 items on my Trello to do list. I am not kidding. Between work, family and home: there are so many different things to keep track of in our daily lives. Some may wonder just how one keeps track of the daily tasks and routines throughout the day. From daily medications to finishing the laundry – daily tasks are essential to living a productive life.
So how can Cortana help lighten the load? Well, Cortana has become an extremely powerful voice assistant platform developed by Microsoft. Firstly, in a few short years she has made major improvement in voice recognition and can assist users with a wide range of needs. Secondly, if you haven’t checked it out already, I strongly encourage you to view these 10 Awesome Tricks You Can Do With Cortana for a more comprehensive list of features and functionalities Cortana has to offer.
How Can Cortana Remind Me Of Important Tasks?
At this point in my life I could not live without Reminders. One of the major features of voice control system such as Cortana is that they give you the ability to set reminders at any point. Reminders could be something small, such as reminding you to pick up some coffee on the way home. It could also be something more important, such as daily reminders to take your medications.
No matter what reminder style you might need, Cortana has you covered. With a simple voice command you can set daily reminders, weekly reminders or a simple one time reminder. In trick 8 of 10 awesome tricks you can do with Cortana we cover Reminders.
Simply state, “Remind me to [task] at [date and time].
- Simply state, “Remind me to [task] at [date and time].
- “Hey Cortana, remind me to take my medicine every morning at 8 AM.”
- Or “Hey Cortana, remind me to pick up coffee at 5 PM today.”
- How about “Hey Cortana, remind me tomorrow morning at 9 AM that I have an appointment at 10 AM.”
In Conclusion, Can Cortana Remind Me Of Important Tasks?
She absolutely can. In fact, this is one of my favorite functions of voice assistant systems such as Cortana. I personally use my Apple watch almost daily to set innocuous reminders throughout the day. For example, I may set a reminder to pick up the medicine or milk on the way home. Or another example, I may remind myself in the morning that I have an upcoming appointment later in the afternoon.
Are there any unique reminder tricks we should try using with Cortana? Leave them in the comments below because I would love to know!
Have a wonderful day!